The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 65 85 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.59% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.27% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £53,000 £56,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.77% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Information Security
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 747 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 82.67% 82.54% 76.91%
Number of salaries quoted 471 634 463
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Warwickshire

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

Information Security
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Information Security within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 1 £40,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £47,500 -
Warwick - 1 £70,000 -
Information Security
West Midlands

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Summit
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (14.29%) CRISC

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Information Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Head of IT
1 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) IT Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Auditor
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CRISC
2 1 (14.29%) CISA
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) COBIT
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
Warwickshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Car + pension + Medical
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